Category Archives: Rationalization Hamster

She quit big law to have babies and make dolls.

And yet she feels compelled to frame this as a courageous stand against the patriarchy. She’s going to fix men, so that women (like her) who want to be like men will be satisfied being like men.

Posted in Envy, Feminist Territory Marking, Rationalization Hamster, Social Justice Warriors, You can't make this stuff up | 218 Comments

Comment of the month.

I haven’t done this before, but Opus’ comment on the 18th deserves recognition: Somehow (and as at best a sceptic) I find it very hard to think that Christianity just happens to be a perfect fit for Feminism and that … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Feminists, Headship, Pastor Burleson, Rationalization Hamster, Submission, The Gospel Coalition | 42 Comments

She doesn’t need a man.

Christ does not need us. He doesn’t need us to be happy. He doesn’t need us to be fulfilled… In the same manner, when a fulfilled, self-sufficient woman marries a man, she doesn’t need her man. –Pastor Wade Burleson Feminism … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Baptist Press, Marriage, Pastor Abedini, Pastor Burleson, Rationalization Hamster, Rebellion, Submission, Threatpoint, Ugly Feminists, Wake-up call | 155 Comments

Devil’s Advocate

William Saletan has a devastating article at Slate arguing that the pro life movement can’t really believe abortion is murder.  Saletan points to recent cases where women were sentenced to death or long prison terms for hiring hitmen to kill … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Rationalization Hamster, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 81 Comments

She brings a perspective you cannot bring.

Jen Wilkin explains that male pastors need women to preach to women because: She holds an authority you cannot hold. She brings a perspective you cannot bring.  I wrote about the authority question yesterday, but it is worth reiterating that … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Domestic Violence, Feminists, Headship, Jen Wilkin, Mary Kassian, Rationalization Hamster, Rebellion, Sheila Gregoire, Submission, The Gospel Coalition, You can't make this stuff up | 44 Comments